Over the Easter weekend and over the early May Bank Holiday, Y Ddraig have been very busy. Two events happen annually at this time, which have become fixtures in our re-enactment calendar- the Annual Training Weekend and the Corfe Castle viking show. The Training Weekend takes place every year at Easter, over three days. There […]

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That’s right! On Sunday 14th of April, we have attended our local comic con, called Stoke CON Trent, held at Staffordshire University Campus. It was an opportunity for us to showcase our group, raise our profile and hopefully get some interest and some new recruits.   It would be a lie, if I said, that […]

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A good question indeed. Training, experimentation with new weapons (more on that later) and a big event at York, where Y Ddraig was a huge part of what will undoubtedly become a long-remembered victory. Have a look at a video, made at the Viking parade, where Y Ddraig were right at the front of the […]

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Welcome, to the first post on the Y Ddraig’s blog! Aptly, this post is about starting a new season of training and shows, first of which is coming up at the end of February.   So, what did we do, having returned to our training hall after a few weeks off for a Christmas break? […]

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We will be attending in full force at Jorvik Viking Festival. The event will take place on the 20th to the 27th February 2019. Subsequently we will be taking part in the March to Coppergate. And, the ‘Battle Spectacular’ on the 22nd and 23rd February. So for more information visit the Jorvik Viking Festival website and book tickets […]

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